UPDATE ON SURGERY #6

UPDATE ON SURGERY #6

We are home from surgery #6 (grape) today and my heart is so very full!  This surgery was later in the day and my poor Deacon hadn’t eaten since 6:30 last night and he only complained 2 times this morning about being hungry.  What a champ! When we got to the...

RRP surgery #5

Tomorrow will be Deacon’s fifth surgery since last December for his RRP. We keep track of how many he has had by what flavor he chooses for his mask before surgery. He has already been planning out this one since the last surgery. Tomorrow he will choose...
Deacon is brave.

Deacon is brave.

Fourteen days ago Deacon had his fourth surgery for RRP. Lately we’ve been doing them about every 8 weeks, but the doctor said it looked so good that we’re not having another one for another 12 weeks! I remember when we first learned about Deacon’s...
RRP Surgery #3

RRP Surgery #3

Last Friday Deacon had his third surgery to remove the pappiloma’s from his vocal cords.  He was as usual a super champ and even brought Dr. Eskew a page he had colored for him that morning. The doctor loved it and was super sweet to Deacon about it.  I figure...
RRP Surgery #2

RRP Surgery #2

This morning Deacon and I headed to the surgery center for his 7AM surgery. We had his first surgery at this same center, but with a different doctor. The doc that we have now is our 3rd doctor that we’ve seen and we really like him. Taking Deacon to get his...